The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) is a framework designed to guide instructors through the systematic study of teaching and learning using methods appropriate to disciplinary epistemologies. The SoTL Scholars program provides instructors with the knowledge, skills, and supportive community needed to create classroom-focused scholarly projects that can enhance teaching for themselves and others. The core components of this program span one academic year.
As a SoTL Scholar, you will...
recognize the power for SoTL research to inform teaching and learning
contribute to a supportive, interdisciplinary peer and mentoring SoTL network at UVA
integrate your disciplinary epistemologies into your SoTL work
develop a SoTL research study using data from your classroom
use the research literature to inform your study design
learn different approaches to analyzing data
present and/or publish a SoTL project
have access to limited CTE professional development funding for your SoTL project
More about participant eligibility and program expectations.
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